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The Water Is Wide

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Drama 20061h 40mOn: Hallmark Hallmark Movies Now 

Pat Conroy, an ambitious, slightly rebellious idealistic teacher accepts Bennington county, SC's school board superintendent's offer to teach the all-black kids of the pauper fishery community on Yamacrew Island. Staffless 'head' mistress Brown incarnates stupidity and blind rule obedience, her didactic skills consisting in scolding and spanking her students. Pat moves heaven and earth to motivate and educate, but after finally getting trough to pupils and parents is refused contract renewal by the arch-conservative authorities.The Water Is Wide featuring Jeff Hephner and Frank Langella is streaming via tv everywhere with Hallmark Channel (Via Cable/Satellite Provider), and streaming with subscription on Hallmark Movies Now (Via Prime Video). It's a drama movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (354 votes).

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#41,210 Ranked Movie

#60 Ranked in Movies on Hallmark

#110 Ranked in Movies on Hallmark Movies Now

#23288 Ranked in Drama Movies

The Water Is Wide has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.0 (354 votes). The movie is not very popular with Reelgood users lately.

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